Exploring Literature Writing and Arguing about Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and the Essay

ISBN-10: 0205640184
ISBN-13: 9780205640188
Edition: 4th 2009
Authors: Frank Madden
List price: $97.20
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: KEY BENEFIT: Featuring culturally rich and diverse literature, this anthology weaves critical thinking into every facet of its writing apparatus and guides you through the process of crafting personal responses into persuasive arguments. The fourth  More...

what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Italian Grammar Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Portuguese Grammar Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Spanish Grammar Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
German Grammar Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $97.20
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/29/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1376
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.420
Language: English

KEY BENEFIT: Featuring culturally rich and diverse literature, this anthology weaves critical thinking into every facet of its writing apparatus and guides you through the process of crafting personal responses into persuasive arguments. The fourth edition opens with five chapters dedicated to writing and aruging about literature followed by an anthology organized around five themes with selections that range from classic to contemporary: Family and Friends; Innocence and Experience; Women and Men; Culture and Identity; and Faith and Doubt. A "Case Study in Context" at the end of every thematic section serves as a springboard for research and writing by exploring the work of significant wrters and their life and times. "Connecting Through Comparison" mini-themes in the readings chapters asks you to compare works on related topics to generate ideas for writing. MARKET: For those interested in a thematic anthology with a strong emphasis on argument.

Making Connections
Participation: Personal Response and Critical Thinking
The Personal Dimension of Reading Literature Personal Response and Critical Thinking Writing to Learn
Your First Response
Checklist: Your First Response
Keeping a Journal or Reading Log
Double-Entry Journals and Logs
The Social Nature of Learning: Collaboration
Personal, Not Private Ourselves as Readers
Different Kinds of Reading
Peter Meinke, Advice to My Son Making Connections with Literature
Images of Ourselves Connecting Through Experience
Paul Zimmer, Zimmer in Grade School Connecting Through Experience
Culture, Experience, and Values Connecting Through Experience
Robert Hayden, Those Winter Sundays Connecting Through Experience
Marge Piercy, Barbie Doll Being in the Moment
New York Times, ldquo;Birmingham Bomb Kills 4rdquo;
Dudley Randall, Ballad of Birmingham Participating, Not Solving Using Our Imaginations The Whole and Its Parts
Communication: Writing a Response Essay The Response Essay
Checklist: The Basics of a Response Essay Voice and Writing
Voice and Response to Literature Connecting Through Experience
Countee Cullen, Incident Writing to Describe
Choosing Details
Choosing Details from Literature Connecting Through Exper

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×